Shelters

Gaptek aircraft shelters are the quickest and most durable solution that will allow you to protect your vehicles from the external agents.

With a long lifespan and the capacity to be relocated, Gaptek maximizes its functionality. The Gaptek System allows us to build scalable shelters reaching the span that you require, and it can be expanded after its construction.

Permanent shelters 

Permanent shelters are solutions with the characteristics of traditional buildings, but with the particularity that they can be completely disassembled, transported and relocated, reusing more than 70% of the material.

Semi-permanent shelters 

The semi-permanent shelters are composed of an aluminum structure and a canvas cover, and are removable, transportable and relocatable solutions, reusing more than 80% of the material.

Semi-permanent shelters 

The semi-permanent shelters are composed of an aluminum structure and a canvas cover, and are removable, transportable and relocatable solutions, reusing more than 80% of the material.

Deployable shelters 

Gaptek deployable shelters are solutions with a lightweight aluminum structure and covered with high-resistant tensile canvas, which allows a quick assembly entirely run by military personnel.

Characteristics

All types of shelters depending on the degree of disassembly can be Model FLAT or Model ARCH.

Model FLAT

Specifications

DimensionsUnlimited

Required cementation*Depending on demountability grade

Structure:

  • Structure assembly: Mechanical joints
  • Material: High resistance alloy aluminum AW-6082-T6 or steel
  • Warranty: 20 years

Standard Resistances:

  • Wind Standard: 140km/h

  • Snow Standard: 120kg/m

  • Climate conditions: -20 ºC to 55ºC

Envelope: High-resistance tensile canvas

Certifications:

  • ISO 9001
  • UNE-EN ISO 14001 in Environmental Management
  • UNE-ISO/IEC 27001 in Information Security Management
  • CE Marking in all materials, including EN-1090 in relation to steel and aluminum structures

  

Options

Plus Resistances:

Hurricane Kit: up to 250 km/h
Snow Plus:

Additional services:

  • Maintenance
  • Life warranty with Gaptek maintenance
  • Logistics 

Applicable standards:

  • International Building Codes
  • Eurocodes
  • Spanish Technical Building Codes (CTE)
  • UFC

 

Model ARCH

Specifications

DimensionsUnlimited

Required cementation*Depending on demountability grade

Structure:

  • Structure assembly: Mechanical joints
  • Material: High resistance alloy aluminum AW-6082-T6 or steel
  • Warranty: 20 years

Standard Resistances:

  • Wind Standard: 140km/h

  • Snow Standard: 120kg/m

  • Climate conditions: -20 ºC to 55ºC

Envelope: High-resistance tensile canvas

Certifications:

  • ISO 9001
  • UNE-EN ISO 14001 in Environmental Management
  • UNE-ISO/IEC 27001 in Information Security Management
  • CE Marking in all materials, including EN-1090 in relation to steel and aluminum structures

  

Options

Plus Resistances:

Hurricane Kit: up to 250 km/h
Snow Plus:

Additional services:

  • Maintenance
  • Life warranty with Gaptek maintenance
  • Logistics 

Applicable standards:

  • International Building Codes
  • Eurocodes
  • Spanish Technical Building Codes (CTE)
  • UFC

 

Gaptek is a synonym of trust

Reduced construction time

Our solutions are predesigned for a quick on site assembly

Turnkey solutions

From the design and production to the construction and maintenance of the buildings

Predefined quality

All constructive elements comply with CE marking and undertake quality controls

Energy efficiency

Passive systems are incorporated for major energy savings

Low maintenance

Minimum maintenance thanks to the aluminum structure, even in aggressive environments

Scalability

Extensible solutions thanks to the use of the modular architecture principle

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FAQs

What structural materials are used by Gaptek?<br />

Gaptek has developed a construction system based on prefabricated profiles and dry joints, using aluminum as the structural material for the advantages it has as opposed to traditional construction and its great adaptability.

The advantages of aluminum as structural material as opposed to steel are numerous, such as the optimization and customization of the profiles according to its specific use, as compared with steel’s standard and normalized profiles, the lightness of the profiles and its resistance, the low maintenance thanks to the anticorrosive properties of aluminum and its total recyclability.

What is the durability of Gaptek shelters?<br />
Los materiales utilizados en los hangares de Gaptek, tal y como el resto de productos Gaptek, son de gran resistencia y durabilidad, igual a los sistemas de construcción tradicional. Gaptek ofrece una garantía de 20 años respecto a la estructura y 5 años en el resto de los elementos.
What type of machinery is required for the assembly of the shelters?<br />

Thanks to the lightness of aluminum profiles, the structural materials optimization and the simple assembly of our system using dry joints, it is not required to use very heavy machinery or large cranes to assemble our shelters. Only ordinary machinery such as lifting platforms and telescopic cranes.

Are Gaptek shelters resistant to extreme weather conditions?<br />

Gaptek buildings are designed to withstand the conditions of the places inhabited by 85% of the world’s population, but they can also be designed for the most extreme climates of the planet. An example is the Gaptek warehouse that was built in Antarctica.

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